15.S418 Special Subject: Laboratory in Corporate Finance (New)


Class Info

Covers capital budgeting, investment decisions and valuation; working capital management, security issues; dividend policy; optimal capital structure; and real options analysis. Laboratory involves projects of an applied nature in which students either conduct an event study and analyze its impact on firm capital market value, or conduct a merger model between two firms of the student's choosing. Emphasizes use of research databases to test hypotheses. Instruction and practice in communication includes report writing, team projects, and oral and visual presentation. Licensed as an Institute Laboratory subject, and as a CI-M subject for Course 15 students, for 2014-15.

This class has no prerequisites.

15.S418 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by S. Myers.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in E62-262.

This class counts for a total of 15 credits.

In the Spring 2015 Subject Evaluations, 15.S418 was rated 6.1 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Undergraduate Communication Requirement: CI-M Subjects site.

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